HPU Women’s Hoops Announces 2015 Signing Class

Posted by Press Release on April 16, 2015 at 4:55 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s basketball head coach DeUnna Hendrix has announced the signing of seven student-athletes that will compete for HPU beginning in fall 2015. The class is made up of seven players – six high school signees and one junior college transfer – and will replenish a roster that lost …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Weatherly Named to All-State Team

Posted by Press Release on April 7, 2015 at 12:06 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College sophomore Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) earned Second Team All-State (College Division) recognition Tuesday from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA). She is the first Quaker so honored since Gabby Oglesby ’14 earned a spot on the 2014 unit. Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) The all-star units are …Read the Rest…


HPU’s Robertson Named Honorable Mention AP All-America WBB

Posted by Press Release on April 1, 2015 at 3:18 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson of the High Point University women’s basketball team added to her impressive list of postseason accolades on Tuesday garnering AP All-America honorable mention recognition. Robertson is the first player since the program moved to Division I to be selected as an honorable mention AP All-American. The forward averaged …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Robertson Named To NCCSIA All-State Team

Posted by Press Release on March 31, 2015 at 1:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson continued to pile up awards on Monday as she was named to the NCCSIA All-State University First Team. Robertson led the Panthers to their second consecutive 20-win season in 2014-15 by posting 16.3 points and 10.0 rebounds per contest. The Grand Island, Neb. native, became the second player …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Coffer Earns All-State WBB Honors

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ELON, N.C. – The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced its annual All-State Women’s Basketball teams today, March 31, with Elon’s Sam Coffer earning second team honors. Coffer played and started all 32 games for the Phoenix this season and did the same in over 115 games in her collegiate career. This season, …Read the Rest…


NCCSIA Announces 2014-15 College Division All-State Women’s Basketball Team

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The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced its selections for the 2014-15 College Division All-State Women’s Basketball Team on Tuesday. Nominees were submitted by North Carolina sports information professionals. NCCSIA members voted for the all-state teams. Teams are selected for men and women in both the college and university (NCAA Division I) divisions. …Read the Rest…

NCCSIA Announces 2014-15 University Division All-State Women’s Basketball Team

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The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced its selections for the 2014-15 University Division All-State Women’s Basketball Teams on Tuesday. Ten players representing nine different North Carolina Universities were selected to the first and second teams. Southern Conference member UNCG was the only team with multiple selections. Stacia Robertson (High Point University) and …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Robertson Signs To Play WBB Professionally In Australia

Posted by Press Release on March 27, 2015 at 12:26 pm under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Stacia Robertson of the High Point University women’s basketball team has signed to play with the Bendigo Lady Braves of the South East Australian Basketball League, the team announced Thursday. “I couldn’t be more excited for this new adventure in my life,” Robertson said. “It’s a wonderful opportunity and I am …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Falls Short in WNIT First Round

Posted by Press Release on March 20, 2015 at 4:12 am under College | Read the First Comment

ATLANTA – The Elon women’s basketball team struggled to hit shots and seemed unlucky at times, falling to Georgia Tech, 69-47, in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament in McCamish Pavilion tonight, March 19. “We were missing a lot of easy shots and defensively I felt like we didn’t come out with …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Set for WNIT First Round in Atlanta

Posted by Press Release on March 18, 2015 at 10:08 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon women’s basketball team is set and ready for its first appearance in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) as the Phoenix travels to Atlanta to take on Georgia Tech (18-14) in the first round on Thursday, March 19. Tip is set for 7 p.m. in McCamish Pavilion. A Look at …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Accepts WNIT Bid – Plays at Georgia Tech Thursday

Posted by Press Release on March 16, 2015 at 10:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – After a 19-12 record this season, including an 11-7 record during its first season in the Colonial Athletic Association, the Elon women’s basketball team has accepted an invitation to play in the 2015 Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT). Elon will play at Georgia Tech in the first round on Thursday, March 19, …Read the Rest…


Upset Bid Falls Short for Elon WBB Phoenix in CAA Semifinals

Posted by Press Release on March 14, 2015 at 8:05 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – The fourth-seeded Elon women’s basketball team led for 22 minutes in the game but was unable in the end to knock off top-seeded James Madison, falling 63-60 in the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship semifinals today, March 14, in The Show Place Arena. A free throw by JMU’s Toia Giggetts gave the …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix to Take On Top-Seeded JMU in CAA Semifinals

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UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – After defeating UNCW in the quarterfinals Friday, the No. 4 seed Elon women’s basketball team (19-11) is set to take on No. 1 seed James Madison (27-3) in the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship semifinals on Saturday, March 14, at 1 p.m. in The Show Place Arena. A Look at the Phoenix …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Downs Seahawks, Advances to CAA Semifinals

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UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – After suffering two defeats at the hands of fifth-seeded UNCW during the regular season, the fourth-seeded Elon women’s basketball team avenged the losses today, March 13, with a 60-48 win over the Seahawks in the quarterfinals of the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship in The Show Place Arena. The win advances the …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Ready for CAA Championship

Posted by Press Release on March 12, 2015 at 10:45 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon women’s basketball team (18-11) is set for its first CAA Women’s Basketball Championship with action beginning for the fourth-seeded Phoenix on Friday, March 13, in the quarterfinals against fifth-seeded UNCW (14-15). Tip is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. in The Show Place Arena. Tickets for Elon’s games are available through the …Read the Rest…

Five Elon WBB Phoenix Players Earn All-Conference Recognition

Posted by Press Release on March 11, 2015 at 1:42 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association announced its women’s basketball postseason honors today, March 11, with five Elon women’s basketball players earning spots on the various all-conference teams. Freshmen Shay Burnett and Malaya Johnson were named to the CAA All-Rookie Team, while seniors Sam Coffer and Zora Stephenson and sophomore Lauren Brown were all …Read the Rest…

Fourth Rookie of the Week Award for Elon WBB’s Burnett

Posted by Press Release on March 9, 2015 at 3:58 pm under College | 2 Comments to Read

RICHMOND, Va. – For the fourth time this season, the Colonial Athletic Association has named Elon women’s basketball’s Shay Burnett the Rookie of the Week. Burnett led Elon to an exciting 77-76 overtime victory against Delaware last week in Alumni Gym with a team-high 19 points. The freshman finished 6-of-13 from the field to shoot …Read the Rest…


HPU WBB Falls In Big South Championship To Liberty 74-64

Posted by Press Release on March 8, 2015 at 9:08 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson scored 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds and four steals in the game. • Senior Latrice Phelps posted 17 points and three rebounds. • The 2015 senior class leaves with the most wins in the program’s Division I era. CONWAY, S.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team battled Liberty …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Panthers and Flames Meet For Big South Title On Sunday

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CONWAY, S.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team will take on No. 1 Liberty on Sunday at 5 p.m. in the HTC Center with the Big South championship and an NCAA Tournament bid on the line. The Panthers (20-11) and the Flames (25-6) were the top two teams in the league’s preseason poll …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Robertson Wills WBB Panthers To 56-53 Win Over Gardner-Webb

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• Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson led the Panthers with 24 points and eight rebounds. It was her 18th consecutive game scoring in double figures. • The Panthers have their first back-to-back 20-win seasons in the Division I era. • High Point has earned a spot in Sunday’s conference championship game for the second straight season. This …Read the Rest…